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Mena City Hall Ceiling Collapses

BY LEANN DILBECK – Mena Mayor George McKee met with insurance adjusters Monday afternoon after a portion of the plaster ceiling in Mena’s City Hall collapsed. Fortunately, no one was present in the offices affected and no one was injured in the incident. The area affected was the Animal Control and Code Enforcement Offices, which were not slated to receive ...

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Mold and Lead Paint to be Removed from City Hall

BY MELANIE BUCK – Mena City Hall will undergo a mold removal project in the coming weeks, costing the city more than $20,000 in removal costs and the purchase of a de-humidifier to keep mold from growing back. City Hall has long had problems with moisture in the basement. The mold and some lead paint were found during an indoor ...

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Mena City Council Approves Upcoming Street Overlay Project

BY LEANN DILBECK – Mena Mayor George McKee presented two bids during last week’s City Council meeting for upcoming street overlay work scheduled to begin, originally on August 25, but has been delayed until September 2. The low-bid approved was submitted by B&L Paving for $280,665. McKee reported that they had provided services for the city in the past and ...

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